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Master Planner

Requisition ID:  26200

Aarhus N, Region Midtjylland, DK

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Do you have a great interest in supply chains and optimising best practices in a global setting? Would you like to contribute to our sustainable energy solutions? We are looking for a candidate who is enthusiastic about Supply Chain and has proven work experience to join our Global Planning team.

 Manufacturing and Global Procurement > Global Supply Chain & Transport > Global Planning Blades & Assembly

Be part of a highly committed supply chain planning team, that aims at optimising the supply chain by balancing capacity & supply and delivering projects fully optimised. The department consists of 10 employees responsible for developing and running the master plans for Vestas’ factories. You work in a global environment with interfaces to the regional planning teams in Asia, Europe, and America as well as global functions primarily in Procurement, Manufacturing and R&D.



  • Build the global master plans in respect of demand and capacity, including new product introduction 
  • Actively engage stakeholders across the value chain for buy-in through transparent, effective, and timely communication
  • Assess performance on plan execution in the regions, evaluate risk and opportunities
  • Run different supply chain scenarios balancing capacity and demand including financial impact of costs and inventory
  • Create and present relevant material for senior management 
  • Support the workstreams on continuous improvement within the Vestas value chain


We imagine that you have a master's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Development Engineering or similar. 
Moreover, we value the following qualifications:

  • Experience in working with complex supply chains in a global environment with many balls in the air, being able to adapt to many changes
  • Good understanding of supply chain impact on financial parameters
  • Cross-cultural awareness and experience from a global matrix organisation
  • High level of experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Fluent in English (both written and oral)



  • You have great analytical skills
  • Great communication skills (both oral and written) and should be comfortable presenting to all levels within the organization
  • You know how to cooperate with your stakeholders efficiently at all levels by building and maintaining relations
  • You can keep the overall perspective in time-sensitive situations and have a pragmatic approach to solving complex situations
  • You are mainly team-oriented, but still able to demonstrate enthusiasm for taking on responsibility and achieving results on your own
  • You are self-motivated and eager to learn


What we offer:
We offer an opportunity to be part of a skilled team in an exciting business with very innovative products, supporting Vestas' overall mission. You will be part of an effective matrix organization with a split between line management, technical leadership and project execution.
Come join us and you will be part of an international organization with opportunities to grow and develop in the job - professionally and personally.


Additional information
Work location: Aarhus or Ringkøbing, DK
This position requires approximately 5-10 days of travel.
For additional information on the position, please contact Head of Global Planning Blades & Assembly – Ole Pedersen, +45 97 30 69 30 or Recruiter – Rikke Frimodt, +45 27 88 52 71
Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis however, please note we do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 1st July 2022.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.